Kalanchoe laciniata (L.) Pers.

 
  • Family : CRASSULACEAE
    (Orpine Or Stonecrop Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : AMAR POI FAMILY (अमर पोई फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The Plant List) : CRASSULACEAE
  • Basionym : Cotyledon laciniata L.
  • Synonym(s) : Kalanchoe brasiliensis Cambess.; Kalanchoe schweinfurthii Penzig
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Kalanchoe laciniata (L.) DC.
  • Vernacular name : Nununni gida (Kannada); Kattu pirandai (Tamil); Astthi-bhaksha, Ilamulachi, Elamulachi (Malayalam)
  • Habit : Herb
  • Habitat : Moist and dry deciduous forests
  • Comments / notes : On foothills to 1400m by fully-exposed rocks; in occasional clumps
  • Flower, Fruit : December-February
  • Distribution :
    • Andhra Pradesh : Vishakapatnam district, Chittoor district, West Godavari district, Srikakulam district
    • Karnataka : Bengaluru district, Vijayapura (Bijapur) district, Chikkamagaluru district, Dharwad district, Hassan district, Kodagu (Coorg) district, Kolar district, Mysuru district, Tumakuru district
    • Kerala : Palakkad district, Idukki district, Thiruvananthapuram district
    • Tamil Nadu : Dindigul district
  • Native : India
  • World Distribution : India, Bangladesh, China, Myanmar
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : Pullaiah et al., 2007 - Flora of Eastern Ghats Vol. 3; R. S. Rao and S. H. Sreeramulu, 1986 - Flora of Srikakulam District; N.P.Singh, 1988. Flora of Eastern Karnataka; Matthew, K.M., Flora of Tamil Nadu Carnatic, Vol.3 (1). Diocesan Press, Madras. 1983; Sasidharan, N. 2011. Flowering plants of Kerala. DVD, V 2, KFRI; Saldanha & Nicolson, 1976 – Flora of Hassan District; Cecil J. Saldanha, S. R. Ramesh (1984). Flora of Karnataka State vol. 1. Oxford and IBH Publishing Co, New Delhi; Rao & Razi, 1981 – A Synoptic Flora of Mysore District; Keshava Murthy & Yoganarasimhan, 1990 – Flora of Coorg District; Bhaskar & Kushalappa, 2013- Flora of Tumkur District
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. http://peninsula.ces.iisc.ac.in/plants.php?name=Kalanchoe laciniata. Downloaded on 27 September 2020.

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